Natural gas rates go up 40 percent, but there's more to it
Duluth residents received notice this week that their natural gas rates will jump 40 percent in February, but that's only part of the story. If colder than usual conditions persist, residents will feel even more of a sting.
Monthly natural gas consumption in Duluth in the past three months has set records, according to Pete Upton, chief gas controller for the city's public works and utilities department.
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